In 1896 a dig began at the site of Oxrhnchus, ‘City of the Sharp-Nosed Fish.” What had been garbage dumps began to yield papyri of all kinds- books, poetry, contracts, letters, and wills. When the digging ceased, 500,000 fragments of papyrus were sent to Oxford. Here’s the story… With the Ancient Lives project, you can…
Egyptian Glass – Toledo Art Museum
Display Information Unguent Bottle Nice little glass piece. About 3″ tall.